Population of main cities including suburbs:
London (12,300,000); Birmingham (2,550,000); Glasgow (1,420,000); Liverpool (1,330,000); Leeds (2,125,000).
White (of which English 83.6%, Scottish 8.6%, Welsh 4.9%, Northern Irish 2.9%) 92.1%, black 2%, Indian 1.8%, Pakistani 1.3%, mixed 1.2%, other 1.6%.
English. Welsh in Wales.
Other Languages Spoken:
Welsh in Wales.
Muslims - Sunni 10.8%
It is %T:%M %A In London
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National Currency: British Pound (GBP)
Type of State:
The United Kingdom is a constitutional monarchy based on parliamentary democracy. It is divided into four parts called constituent countries that are: England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The UK is a unitary state with partial devolution of power in Scotland, Wales, and in Northern Ireland.
Type of Economy:
High-income economy, OECD member, G8 member.
Second greatest financial market in the world. The country has been hardly hit by the economic crisis and the economy shows a high public deficit.
HDI (World Rank):
Note: (*) The HDI, Human Development Index, is an Indicator Which Synthesizes Several Data Such as Life Expectancy, Level of Education, Professional Careers, Access to Culture etc.
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80.2 per 100 Inhabitants
53.2 per 100 Inhabitants
82.0 per 100 Inhabitants
Access to Electricity:
100% of the Population
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